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diplomat becoming the first american to meet with kim jong-un, the new, young leader of north korea. there he is in the video. so here's the question for you, what's the consensus at this point? did he, oddly enough, make a fresh opening for the united states with one of the most repressive and isolated regimes on the planet, or did he get used by a brutal dictator? >> you see those pictures right there. clearly the north korean regime will be happy with those pictures. we'll see what he says when he comes out in his first interview and learn a lot more. he has spent more time one-on-one with kim jong-un than any other american. you know, you talk to experts right now. they say he knows more than anyone in the cia knows about kim jong-un, so anything he says about the dictator is interesting, but it will be interesting also to see his take on kim jong-un and whether he sticks by those words that he tweeted out coming off the trip where he said, "i love this man. he's awesome." hard to reconcile that with the human rights record of kim jong-un. >> and with 200,000 people in forced pr
been. it's a journalist's dream to be able to meet kim jong-un face-to-face. many diplomats would fight for that chance as well. and here dennis rodman is the first american ever to meet face-to-face with him. what do you make of it? >> i don't. i just don't. i'm so thoroughly embarrassed for us, so thoroughly embarrassed for north korea, so thoroughly embarrassed about this conversation. because it's not really talking about anything serious. this is like a publicity stunt. i grew up in detroit. i loved dennis rodman the basketball player. and i think anyone who played with him would say he's one of the best basketball players they played with. he's in the hall of fame. but structuring a sunday morning around his trip to north korea in conjunction with international politics? it's absolutely ridiculous. >> anna, what do you think the point was of this trips, besides shooting an hbo documentary. >> i think it was pointless. i think there was no point. i'm absolutely with lz on this one. it's all i can do to keep my eyes from rolling to the back of my head to be discussing this. frankly,
, the first american to meet kim jong-un, not john kerry or even jimmy carter, nope, it was dennis rodman, aka the worm. they watched basketball. kim is a big fan, but that was just the beginning. some ice skating too and an aquarium visit then a long dinner and lots of drinks with one of the world's most mysterious and dangerous men. >> i love him. i love him. the guy is awesome. he was so honest. >> that about a dictator who presides over prison camps, allows millions to starve and has threatened to destroy the united states. amazingly, rodman now has more firsthand impressions of kim than any other american. >> there is nobody at the cia who could tell you more personally about kim jong-un than dennis rodman, and that in itself is scary. >> and dennis rodman joins us right now. i guess you don't find it scary. >> no, it's not scary. it's amazingly wild, man. you know what, it was such a great experience. me and my -- i call him my son, elton king, we went there, man, and it wasn't supposed to be like that. it was just like meet the guy and have a good time. >> it turned into such an event.
. is he in cairo for a nine-nation visit. >>> and video was released of north korean leader kim jong-un and consider rodham watching a basketball team. rodman and kim jong-un watched the game on thur and rodman later called the dictator a an "awesome guy." the u.s. state department has distanced himself from rodman saying he does not represent the united states. >>> a new report is casting baseball star alex rodriguez in an unfavorable light when it comes to charitable giving. according to the boston globe a charity started by him gave only 1% of the proceeds to the charity. irs records show in 2006 the foundation raisedded more than $403,000 at a celebrity pocker tournament, but only $5,000 was given to charity. . >>> tomorrow crews will begin to demolish that florida house where a map was swallowed by a sinkhole. today officials ended their efforts to try to recover jeff bush's body. a large sinkhole opened up under his bedroom thursday night. rescuers have used devices to try to detect sign of life, but have been unsuccessful. now engineers say it's possible that the entire home cou
dictator kim jong-un. rodman and members of the harlem globetrotters traveled to north korea for a documentary. the north korean leader was up for playing host. here they are sitting courtside for a and then went to a party. check out this tweet. maybe i'll run into the gangnam style dude while i'm here. that's a reference to the south korean rapper, spy. psy was not amused, saying i'm from south, man. who are the 9%, 10% or 12% of people who give congress thumbs up? "the new york times" asked people why they liked congress. some people backed off their vote entirely, using words like idiots and ninnies. someone else said it was an accident, and another said she just had surgery when she answered the question. overall, the tiny group of congress lovers fell into one of two caps. they just really are optimistic that everybody is trying their best. for the folks that think congress needs to step it up, there is stephen colbert's solution to the next budget crisis. >> i think i know why the sequester is not working. because it doesn't affect congress. the salaries of senators an
. the first known american to meet with kim jong-un. he said he had a message from the north american leader for president obama. >> and one thing he asked me to give obama something to say and do one thing. he want obama to do one thing. call him. >> he wants a call from president obama. >> that's right. he told me that. he said, if you can, dennis, i don't want the war. i don't want to do war. he said that to me. >> the young leader has defied u.n. sanctions by continuing to develop nuclear arms. accomplishing even little things can become major victories. i'm phil mickelson, pro golfer. when i was diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis, my rheumatologist prescribed enbrel for my pain and stiffness, and to help stop joint damage. [ male announcer ] enbrel may lower your ability to fight infections. serious, sometimes fatal events including infections, tuberculosis, lymphoma, other cancers, nervous system and blood disorders, and allergic reactions have occurred. before starting enbrel, your doctor should test you for tuberculosis and discuss whether you've been to a region where certain fungal
. >> i don't mind. dennis rodman returns from north crore core and praises kim jong-un and that is where the term useful idiot comes from. >> i don't think he's useful. >> explain that term for our younger viewerings. >> he's a drunk. >> they can ask their grandparent. >> tucker, you said the joke is on north korea because you said that rodman is it still a basketball player. who cares about dennis rodman. the rile jerk is ryan duffy. he bragged to the associated press. dinner was a emic feast and felt like 10 courses. in a country where the leader is starving his people. he is bragging about it >> he is a total tool. would you be offered to go to pyonggang with dennis rodman. >> i probably would g. >> are you kidding? i would miss my kid's birthday. >> i am not sure that the government would let me go balse of what i know. >> that's a good point. >> as a nonveteran. >> i am not aluped to have a passport. i am not allowed to leave the country. too much up there. >> most about area 51. >> thank you, coming up. tom cellec is dead? tired about asked about a magnum pi reboot. >> girls gone w
new bff, kim jong-un. just give him a call. find out why rodman is hanging out with north korea's leader and why he thinks he is awesome. did you know not all fiber is the same? citrucel is different- it's the only fiber for regularity that won't cause excess gas. it's gentle and clinically proven to help restore and maintain regularity. look for citrucel today. there's nothing like our grilled lobster and lobster tacos. the bar harbor bake is really worth trying. [ male announcer ] get more during red lobster's lobsterfest. with the year's largest selection of mouth-watering lobster entrees. like our delicious lobster lover's dream, featuring two kinds of succulent lobster tails. or our savory, new grilled maine lobster and lobster tacos. it's back, but not for long. [ woman ] our guests go crazy for lobsterfest. my favorite entree is the lobster lover's dream. what's yours? come celebrate lobsterfest and sea food differently. >>> budget cuts, gridlock, white house versus reporters, mitt romney and former nba star dennis rodman, all of that being talked about on the sunday talk
president obama to call kim jong-un, the repressive dictator. officials in new orleans blaming a power failure for a loss of water pressure affecting treatment plants and opening the wave potentially for water contamination. >> the top dog sled race in the world, 1,000 mile journey through alaska wilderness, the dog sled race is getting underway in anchorage, alaska, today. >>gregg: new concerns for the future of the republican party as poll numbers show the majority of americans disagree with the direction they have set for the country. how do they town it around? we have john leboutillier, pat caddell and doug schoen. doug, you maintain that the president and democrats, i suppose, ate the g.o.p.'s lunch here and i have to admit, some of the poll numbers back you up. >> if you look at the range of issues we are facing, on issue after issue, the democrats have an overarching lead. >>gregg: democrats beat g.o.p. on these issues. >> look at middle class, health care, medicare, immigration, taxes, guns, across the board, and it is fair to say that the republican party has no narrative on
, craig. take care. >> here are today's political headlines. north korea's kim jong-un wants president barack obama to call him. in his first interview since coming back from north korea on that unprecedented visit, former nba star dennis rodman says that he bears a message from president obama from the country's impressive leader jim jong-un. >> i sat with him for two days, and one thing he asked me to give obama to something to say and do one thing. he wants obama to do one thing. call him. >> he wants a call from president obama. >> that's right, he told me that. >> no time to talk about that outfit. secretary of state john kerry has just wrapped up his trip to egypt. the secretary released about $200 million in u.s. aid to address what he calls egypt's extreme needs. kerry is headed to saudi arabia, his seventh stop on his nine-nation trip now. house speaker john boehner today telling david gregory on "meet the press" that he does not believe president obama ever had a plan to avert the sequester. >> if he had a plan, why wouldn't senate democrats go ahead and pass it? the house ha
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